Title

An Uncommon Malignant Pleural Effusion

Division

North Florida

Hospital

Osceola

Document Type

Poster

Publication Date

10-2019

Keywords

pleural lymphoma, cytology, malignant pleural effusion, case reports

Disciplines

Diagnosis | Internal Medicine | Neoplasms | Pulmonology

Abstract

Malignant pleural effusions (MPE) are usually related to metastatic malignant tumors, most commonly from lung cancer and breast cancer, in men and women respectively (2). We report a case of primary pleural low-grade B-cell lymphoma presenting with a right pleural effusion, which management differs from other etiologies of MPE

Publisher or Conference

American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting

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